Nigerian singer and songwriter, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known professionally as Wizkid, has become the first Nigerian Artiste to be nominated for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored people (NAACP) Image Award. He has been nominated for the 20th edition.
The NAACP Image Award is an award to honour outstanding performances in film, television, music and literature.
The singer, Wizkid made the nominees’ list for his efforts in Beyonce’s ‘Brown Skin Girl’ off “The Gift” album.
The track was nominated in the ‘Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration’ category.
Wizkid was nominated alongside other artistes like Drake, Chris Brown, Alicia Keys, and if he wins, he would be the first Nigerian artiste to win the prestigious award.
From all of us here at Naijazzy, we say a big congratulations to the starboy.